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Childsplay: Unique Performance Coming to Canyon Springs School
By November 10, 2017 Read More →

Childsplay: Unique Performance Coming to Canyon Springs School

In&Out Staff Writers — A unique performance aimed at engaging kids in performance art is coming to Canyon Springs School in Anthem Nov. 17. The Arizona group Childsplay will perform the play “Tomas and the Library Lady.” About the troupe: Childsplay is an internationally respected professional theater company that aims to “create theatre so strikingly original […]

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Fall Festival Features a Flock of Food Trucks Friday
By October 18, 2017 Read More →

Fall Festival Features a Flock of Food Trucks Friday

As fall festivals go, Anthem School has an impressive lineup of activities and, get this: a dozen food trucks. There will be inflatables, crafts, classic carnival games (25 cents each) and a giant raffle (tickets: $1) with goods from local businesses. Did we mention food trucks? The event, this Friday, is open to the public. […]

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Anthem’s Autumnfest & Carnival: Dates & Details
By October 18, 2017 Read More →

Anthem’s Autumnfest & Carnival: Dates & Details

[dropcap]The[/dropcap] king of fall festivals in the North Phoenix area, Anthem’s two-day extravaganza, is back this year with all the traditional attractions and a fresh twist: a scarecrow garden made from entries submitted by businesses and individuals. Arts and crafts fair Kid’s zone (inflatables, train rides, free hayrides) Pumpkin patch ($5 per pumpkin) Beer garden […]

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Declutter and Go Green Oct. 7
By September 28, 2017 Read More →

Declutter and Go Green Oct. 7

Anthem’s semi-annual Go Green event is Saturday, Oct. 7. It’s your chance to get rid of everything from old computers to drugs or documents that need shredding. Participants must show proof of Anthem residency. Goodwill will be at the event accepting books, clothing, toys and other donatable items. Here’s a summary of recyclables you can […]

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Upstarts Rock Rookies: The Dafneys & Breaklot

Upstarts Rock Rookies: The Dafneys & Breaklot

In&Out Staff Writers — Touring from Iowa to California, The Dafneys stop for one Arizona show. The Orange County rock band of three brothers is anchored by 19-year-old Christopher McReynolds’ deep, rich vocals, reminiscent of Pearl Jam’s Eddie Vedder. The group performs covers and their own songs, drawing from “Facepaint,” a new album on Spotify […]

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Anthem’s Independence Day Celebration: Everything You Need to Know

Anthem’s Independence Day Celebration: Everything You Need to Know

In&Out Staff Writers— More than 20,000 people from all over the Valley are expected at the 18th annual Independence Day celebration in Anthem. It’s so big the town filed an eight-page traffic plan, which MCDOT said was one of the most extensive they’ve seen, according to Anthem Community Council spokesperson Kristi Northcutt. Free festivities include a […]

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Remembering Fallen Soldiers: Memorial Day Ceremony

Remembering Fallen Soldiers: Memorial Day Ceremony

UPDATE, May 27: Anthem Community Council notes that parking will be limited. “Please carpool or walk if you can, or park in the middle and lower lots or at the Community Center (come across the footbridge),” council said in a Facebook post. “Please leave upper lot spots for our veterans.” A ceremony to commemorate the […]

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Music in May: Keeping You Guessing

Music in May: Keeping You Guessing

NineBall keeps the crowd guessing all night long. What will be next… AC/DC? Adele? Pitbull? This genre-less band sees no limits and likes to experiment with new sounds to please everyone in the crowd from senior citizens to teens. The public is welcome. — Caitlin Struchen NineBall 7–9 p.m. Friday, May 26 Community Park Amphitheater 41703 […]

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Music in May: Flashback Friday

Music in May: Flashback Friday

The SuperHero band will get you on your feet for a Flashback Friday with high-energy dance favorites from the ‘70s, ‘80s and ‘90s while keeping it fresh with today’s hits. The performers exude a contagious passion for each song, having the time of their lives and livening up the night. The public is welcome. — Caitlin […]

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Paradise at the Park: The Daisy Mountain Luau

Paradise at the Park: The Daisy Mountain Luau

Escape to an island getaway at Anthem Community Park. Hosted by the Anthem Area Chamber of Commerce, this event is open to the public and includes street-carnival-themed games, an authentic Polynesian dance performance, music from Anthem’s DJ Hybrid Thirty-3, a tiki bar and dinner from Mama’s Hawaiian Bar-B-Que. Daisy Mountain Luau 5–10 p.m., Saturday, May […]

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Vietnam Veterans to be Honored

Vietnam Veterans to be Honored

Daisy Mountain Veterans who fought in Vietnam will receive the Department of Defense 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War Medallion and a commemorative lapel pin. “Some of these veterans hold multiple combat decorations up to and including the Distinguished Service Cross, America’s second highest military award. Sadly, many have never before been recognized for their […]

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14 Bands, 2 Days, 1 Rockin’ Show

14 Bands, 2 Days, 1 Rockin’ Show

By Robert Roy Britt — Think of it as Coachella in New River, with 14 bands over two days. OK, maybe a little more innocent and you might not know the bands by name, and most of the band members are kids… but that shouldn’t stop the music-loving hoards from descending on the Roadrunner Restaurant and Saloon […]

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